“Everyone has the right to a nationality”

Joint Submission to the Human Rights Council at the 35th Session of the Universal Periodic Review - Turkey

Published: July 2019

This submission to the 35th Universal Periodic Review (UPR) in relation to statelessness in Turkey was submitted by the Institute on Statelessness and Inclusion (ISI), and the European Network on Statelessness (ENS). It calls on Turkey to address arbitrary deprivation of nationality, and the denial of consular assistance to citizens living abroad and statelessness among Syrian refugees in the country.